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Virtual Explorer:  Six excellent sites in the UK

Virtual Explorer: Six excellent sites in the UK

There’s a lot to love about the United Kingdom. If you like art and culture, the country’s got you covered. This is, after all, the land that brought us Shakespeare, the Beatles, and J.K. Rowling. The British isles also have a history that stretches back millennia. They’ve seen (and incorporated) […]

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Cinema & Cinema Highlights: April 16, 2021

Cinema & Cinema Highlights: April 16, 2021

Some of the latest series and movies available to rent or stream! Check your streaming service for availability. The Half of It (2020) When smart but cash-strapped teen Ellie Chu agrees to write a love letter for the school jock Paul Munsky, she doesn’t expect to become his friend — or […]

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Window into Culture: 5 German film classics

Window into Culture: 5 German film classics

One of the best ways to understand any culture is by checking out the art it produces. And one of the most engaging, immersive and instructive forms of art is film. Simply put, you can learn a lot about a country by watching movies! Germany is no exception. The country […]

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Cinema & Cinema Highlights: April 9, 2021

Cinema & Cinema Highlights: April 9, 2021

Some of the latest series and movies available to rent or stream! Check your streaming service for availability. Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) Kong and his protectors undertake a perilous journey to find his true home. However, they soon find themselves in the path of an enraged Godzilla as he cuts a […]

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Online games: A great way to stay in touch with family

Online games: A great way to stay in touch with family

There’s no doubt about it: the pandemic has changed everyone’s lives around the world. With less freedom to visit your loved ones back home or even to visit friends locally, it is easy to lose touch with people. Sure, there are ten apps on your phone that can instantly connect […]

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Hiking in the KMC

Hiking in the KMC

by Azure Hall
Contributing writer

Hiking is an excellent way to enjoy the spring sunshine and get in some physical activity. Germany offers a plethora of hiking and walking trails for beginners and experienced hikers alike. A trail guide with Outdoor Recreation, located in the Ramstein KMCC, calls the area “rich with hiking and cycling […]

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Grow your own food in small spaces

Grow your own food in small spaces

With the increasing trend of growing your own food, there have never
been so many resources for making the most of your time and money. But
space is also a major consideration for many living in German apartments
with only a porch or terrace.

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Easter  traditions in Germany

Easter traditions in Germany

Easter is a happy time. After a long winter, finally nature is in full
bloom. Children are waiting for the Easter bunny. Employers usually
manage to combine their free days into a long weekend. School is out for
at least a couple of days.

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The other Football: 6 reasons for Americans to love the Bundesliga

For sports fans living in Germany, life can seem, well, not quite the same. Time zones make it tough to keep up with the NFL, NBA or college sports in real time. The ocean that separates Europe and North America makes it really difficult to actually go to games (even […]

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Virtual Explorer: 5 classic destinations in Germany

Virtual Explorer: 5 classic destinations in Germany

Germany can be an incredible place to live. Trains run on time. The autobahn is a phenomenal experience. In any given village, you can find bakeries, butcher shops, florists, ice cream shops and at least one good Gasthaus that serves phenomenal schnitzel. For those who live here, Germany is also […]

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